China Central Television's looping first-of-a-kind structure resulted from a close collaboration between OMA, three Arup offices and other consultants in Europe, Asia and America. The cooperation was essential in delivering the design (ENR 7/21/08 p. 30) for the building's external continuous tube system.
Owner General Office of CCTV New Site Construction and Development, Beijing
Architect Office for Metropolitan Architecture, Rotterdam, Netherlands
General Contractor/CM China State Construction and Eng. Corp., Beijing
Structural and MEP Engineers Arup, Beijing, London, Hong Kong offices
Civil Engineer East China Architecture and Design Institute, Shanghai